Glen Levesque

32 Flips | 1 Magazine | 4 Likes | 1 Following | @GlenLevesque | Keep up with Glen Levesque on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Glen Levesque”

4 Lifehacks From Ancient Philosophers That Will Make You Happier

<b>You’ve probably heard about Stoics or Stoicism — and most of what you know is wrong.</b><p><b>They weren’t joyless bores. The ancient Stoics were the first</b> …

The Secret To Never Being Frustrated Again

We all get frustrated.The guy in front of you is driving like an idiot. Your boss is being a jerk. Your partner isn’t listening.And sometimes these …

Ancient Wisdom Reveals 6 Rituals That Will Make You Happy

People have enormous respect for ancient wisdom. They just don’t read it. Funny thing is, we’re more likely to live happier lives when we visit the …

How to spend the first 30 minutes of your morning so you can be more productive all day

One day bleeds into the next, making it seem as if we're always doing, doing, doing, and searching for new and novel ways to do more.<p>The truth is, your desire to do more and get more done will lead you not toward greater productivity, but toward burnout, if you don't take time each day to check in …

7 Truths About Accountability That You Need To Know | Inc.com

Having worked with hundred of businesses, senior executives and management teams one topic that is always difficult to broach is accountability. Many people don't understand what accountability is, why it's important, or where it starts. Yes they understand accountability is important, but don't …

Leadership

'The Burner List': A simple to-do list to help you tackle major life goals

Bestselling author Jake Knapp keeps his to-do list focused on one priority at a time. It’s a to-do list, he says, that defies all the rules.<p>“The rules are you should capture everything — you should keep track of everything,” Knapp tells NBC News BETTER. “But for me, I found it was better to let …

Productivity

The Ancient Greeks had two different concepts of time — and the second could change how you organize your day

I like it when that happens. It introduces me to a new way of thinking, to a concept I hadn't considered in the same way.<p>The ancient Greek language has two different words for time. <i>Chronos</i> refers to the kind of time we measure by the ticking clock. It's the time we use as we try to meet deadlines, …

40 Quotes that Will Calm Your Mind When You’re at a Crossroads

It happens to all of us gradually as we live and grow. We discover more about who we are and the way life really is, and then we realize there are …

10 harmless mind tricks that make people like you

When you're working hard and doing all you can to achieve your goals, anything that can give you an edge is powerful and will streamline your path to …

Self-help

The Conversational Habit of Smart Communicators That 99 Percent of People Are Afraid Of | Inc.com

Lets all agree on one thing: Communication is the source of much conflict in the workplace.<p>Sometimes the unpredictability of human nature will kick in. You've seen it -- someone does or says something (unintentional, even) that causes a negative reaction.<p>Things can get ugly fast. Words are …

Self-help

Do-It-Yourself

Updated April 23, 2018<p>DIY is an important part of a frugal lifestyle. Learn how to do something yourself, and that’s one less thing that you have to …

Home Improvement

Winston Churchill's Lazy Strategy to Getting More Work Done | Inc.com

Many people assume that getting a lot of work done means spending more time in the office, which also means cutting time out for the more relaxing aspects of life. The common train of thought is that success requires more work, more stress, and less sleep.<p>But it might be time to rethink that …

19 No-Brainer Hacks That'll Make Your Home Really Organized

Easy breezy.

A psychologist with 20 years of experience says there are 5 simple ways to improve your self-esteem

The positives are obvious, but improving self-esteem can be challenging, especially if we've experienced setbacks in the past. In a blog post on TED, the psychologist Guy Winch, who has 20 years of experience working with patients, says the problem is that our self-esteem is rather unstable anyway, …

If You're Too Busy for These 5 Things, Your Life Is More Off Course Than You Think | Inc.com

Despite turbulence and other conditions keeping airplanes off-course 90 percent of flight time, most flights arrive at the correct destination at the intended time.<p>The reason for this phenomenon is quite simple -- through air traffic control and the inertial navigation system, pilots are constantly …

Every Man Should Read These Life-Changing Books

Don’t take life learning and personal growth for granted. Some of these books are guaranteed to expand your mind, provoke your thoughts, and even …

5 Indispensable Shop Tools You Can Make Yourself

On Jeremy Fielding’s YouTube channel, he runs through five work-a-day shop tools that he made himself. These stands, filters, jigs and guides save time, space, and make the work go easier and safer. Here is the video tour of the tools followed by each of them broken out and explained.<p>5-in-1 …

How to Be Calm Under Pressure: Three Secrets From a Bomb Disposal Expert

We’d all like to know how to stay calm under pressure. Sure, I could pull a bunch of research studies on it and just summarize those for you. But …

Workday Hacks: How to Set Up a Great Day by Getting Up Early [Infographic]

Adulting can take all the fun out of life. Fortunately, you can still live a balanced, fulfilling life. A successful adult life.All you need are few …

36 Straight-Up Genius Ways To Add Storage To Your Home

You'll finally be able to use your oven for something other than your sweaters.

10 Must-have mindfulness and meditation apps that shouldn’t live without

Share60<p>Tweet<p>Share56<p>+12<p>Shares 118<p>For thousands of years, Eastern cultures have used meditation as an effective way to quiet the mind and focus on the …

A Simple 5-Minute Meditation to Melt Away Tension | Inc.com

Lack of interpersonal skills can be a career crusher. A deleterious emotional state can have serious ramifications on the way you think and process information, and of course, it also affects the way others relate to you. Are you confident and calm when dealing with high-stakes, or high-stress …

Mindfulness

12 Apps To Help You Keep Your New Year’s Resolutions

If you need a little help to keep your resolutions this year, consider these apps.<p>Many of us make resolutions to improve our lives, but following through on those promises is notoriously difficult. Thankfully there are hundreds of apps that can help keep us on track. Here’s a rundown of some of the …

11 Life Lessons From Buddha That Will Rock Your World (And Make You Much Happier!)

Guatam Buddha is at the center of Buddhist teachings, and his words of wisdom have been passed down over the millennia through oral teachings and …

3 Tricks to Living Well While Spending Less

You don't have to live an ascetic life to keep your budget in check.<p>Most run-of-the-mill members of the seven-figure club don’t live in mansions or …

10 Must-have project management apps for entrepreneurs

Share23<p>Tweet<p>Share113<p>+16<p>Shares 142<p>Trying to manage a project without project management software can turn into a Godzilla-like apocalypse quickly. …

How to set up DIY video monitoring for home or office - subscription free - ExtremeTech

How to set up DIY video monitoring for home or office — subscription free<p>By on December 7, 2016 at 2:24 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions …

Build a DIY garden you can bring on the road

You can take it with you on your adventures<p>There’s nothing quite like putting down roots and tending a garden. But what happens if you don’t have a backyard? Or you’re suddenly uprooted? Or you decide to go on a road trip and can’t get anyone to watch your plants?<p>Just whip up a portable container …

33 of 2016’s Must-Have Apps to Make Your Life Easier

1. 30/30<p>(Free)<p>Thirty minutes to answer emails, 45 minutes to write that speech and 45 minutes to finalize the budget. Ready, set, go. The 30/30 app …